San Diego Opera Gala 2010

La Romance....

La Bohème!!

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Iris Strauss ** Colette Royston with Sheryl White

Sarah B. Marsh-Rebelo with Tanya Brandes ** Ann Campbell

Jordan ** Jennifer Greenfield

Joye Blount with Jessie Knight Jr. ** Eric Johnson with Natasha Reiss


Charles Brandes with Ivor Royston

UCSD Chancellor Maye Anne Fox with Debbie Turner ** Tamara Strauss with her father Matthew Strauss

Ian Campbell ** Tanya Brandes

Ron Evans with Tanya and Charles Brandes

Valerie and Harry Cooper ** Claire Reiss

Lynda and Richard Kerr

Jessie Knight Jr. and Joye Blount with Jim and Gale Krause

Dr. Richard Greenfield with Lee Clark and Dr. Jerry Pikolysky... Cheers!

Lee Clark ** Ian and Ann Campbell

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and for a look at prior San Diego Opera Galas and Events

San Diego Opera Gala 2009

San Diego Opera Medalists Luncheon 2009

San Diego Opera Gala 2008

San Diego Opera Medalists Luncheon 2008

San Diego Opera Gala 2007

San Diego Opera Gala 2006

Cover Story and Cover Photo of Ann Campbell - Director of Strategic Planning for the San Diego Opera


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The Marine Room on Sunday, January 31st, 2010... high tide breakfast with a visit by Chef Bernard Guillas!

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* Margo Schwab, more formally known as Margaret E. Schwab, has produced, written, interviewed and photographed for various media organizations since 1989. Schwab attended Holton Arms School, La Jolla Country Day School and La Jolla High School. Schwab has a B.A. from Scripps College, spent a business internship with S.A.I.C., Science Applications International Corporation, and earned a Masters of Business degree, M.B.A., from the University of San Diego. Schwab additionally took college courses from Harvard University, and Syracuse University. Schwab volunteers for numerous charity organizations. She also continues to support animal organizations and the prevention of people and animal abuse. Schwab is the editor of The Social Diary.

Margo Schwab and Scott Johnston of the Social Diary are pleased to announce partnerships with the San Diego Humane Society.



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